Course Descriptions

Developmental Education

  • DEV 0920 Foundations of College Reading and Writing

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    Intensive instruction in reading, writing, and critical thinking. Emphasizes reflection, revision, collaboration, and self-assessment to prepare students for collegiate success. Graded pass/unsatisfactory.

  • DEV 0950 Elementary Algebra

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    Review basic algebra concepts and skills including operations involving signed numbers and fractions; polynomials; exponents; solving systems of equations; and applications.

  • DEV 0970 Basic Algebra

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    Review of arithmetic and basic algebra concepts and skills including operations involving signed numbers and fractions, factoring, polynomials, rational expressions and equations, exponents, solving systems of equations, radicals, quadratic equations, equations involving radicals or rational exp

  • DEV 0990 Basic Algebra Continuation

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    Continuation of DEV 0970 with intermediate algebra topics including: solving equations and inequalities, rational exponents, radicals, and quadratic equations. Grade of P in DEV 0970 and MPL of 23 or 24

University College

  • UVC 1000 College Success Topics

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Variable topics, including study strategies, returning to learning for veterans, returning to learning for adults, Phoenix program.

  • UVC 1010 First Year Seminar I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    College student life and transition adjustment issues; engagement with learning community faculty and study groups; learning styles, time management, campus resources and academic integrity; diversity; major and WSU Core requirements.

  • UVC 1020 First Year Seminar - Service Learning

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Success within selected major. Focuses on critical thinking, faculty mentors, career exploration, professionalism, ethics, financial literacy and goal setting through service learning.

  • UVC 1040 Critical Reading

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Critical analysis of content area readings.

  • UVC 1090 Self Directed Prior Learning Assessment

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    0
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Helps students identify areas of learning to have evaluated for college-level equivalency. Guides students in this self-paced curriculum through the preparation and compilation of all components required for the evaluation of a portfolio of prior learning through LearningCounts.org.

  • UVC 1095 Prior Learning Assessment Theory and Practice

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Helps students identify areas of learning to have evaluated for college-level equivalency. Guides students through the preparation and compilation of all components required for the evaluation of a portfolio of prior learning through LearningCounts.org.

  • UVC 1110 First Year Athletes Interest Group

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    0
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    National Collegiate Athletic Association regulations. Required for all new student athletes.